University of San Diego
University of San Diego, 5998 Alcalá Park Mother Rosalie Hill Hall School of Leadership & Education Sciences San Diego, CA 92110-2492

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Event Date Sat Sep 14 PDT (about 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Sat Sep 14 11:00am - Sat Sep 14 8:00pm
Location University of San Diego
5998 Alcalá Park Mother Rosalie Hill Hall School of Leadership & Education Sciences San Diego, CA 92110-2492
Region Americas

Our Summit will bring together experts from both sides of the investment table to share best practices, essential tips and lessons learned. Binational, local and global resources will be shared and discussed along with trends and hot topics around gender investing.

One-day intensive event aimed at equipping and connecting female founders and female funders.


2019 Event Speakers:

Barbara Bry
Council President Pro, San Diego’s First City Council District and serving as chair of the Committee on Budget and Government Efficiency

Michael Lawless
Academic Director of Entrepreneurship Initiatives, School of Business, University of San Diego

Silvia Mah
Summit Founder, Angel Investor, Venture Capitalist, Executive Director of Hera Labs, Student Programs Director at UCSD

Sarah Bacerra
Senior Learning Experience Designer

Rebecca Tall Brown
Founder, Office of Awesome

Allison Long Pettine
Ad Astra Ventures & SEED SD

Jenna Ryan
CEO, Uqora

Lisa Calhoun
Valor Ventures, Atlanta-based VC, Board member of Women Who Code & Startup Runway Foundation

Emily Rotolo
CEO, Simple Forms

Brittany Davis
Investor, Backstage Capital

Lolita Taub
Backstage Capital

Alicia Robb
Next Wave Impact

Marcia Dawood
Mindshift Capital & Next Wave Impact

Juanita Lott

Varsha Tagare
Qualcomm Ventures India\

Victoria Lakers
Tech Coast Angels& ChangeMaker Chats

Valentina Vitols
Pipeline Angels, Seattle Women’s Impact Fund, & Hera Angels

Tanya Krackovic
SheEO Activator & Conscious Capital World

Amy Chang
Hera Angels BOD & Delta Nutrassentials

Amanda Lettman
Kardia Ventures

Carine Dieudé
Altima Business Solutions & Girls in Tech, Phoenix

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Past Sponsors:

Location Sponsor
University of San Diego
School of Business

Gold Sponsor
Qualcomm Ventures

Lunch Sponsor
Academy of our Lady of Peace